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Lawyer – Shipping and Maritime – Commodities – Singapore

  • Singapore
  • Posted 771 days ago
  • Reputable MNC Commodity Firm with Global Outreach
  • Exposure to multi commodity products
  • Dynamic Role with growth potential

The Position:

Our client is a well renowned dry bulk ship owner with a vast history in the physical bulk commodities sector. They are seeking a well-rounded and experienced senior legal professional with a background in shipping and maritime law to join their expanding legal team based in Singapore.

The Requirements:

  • At least 8-10+ years post qualified experience (PQE) and ideally in maritime, shipping or commodities related products
  • Manage all shipping litigation matters on behalf of the company and liaise with external parties
  • Review, draft and negotiate a variety of different contracts related to shipping of charter party agreements and schedules
  • Experience with defending arbitration claims, economic sanctions and other maritime legal dispute that may arise
  • Professional qualifications focused on English Law however lawyers with Singapore law qualifications are also of interest
  • Experience with traveling in the region and ability to speak one of language such as Mandarin, Vietnamese of Japanese would be an advantage